California Update for Friday, November 10, 2017

Nov 10, 2017

California state Sen. Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia)
Credit Sen. Mendoza's website

• An attorney for a California legislative staffer says state Senator Tony Mendoza fired her client and two other staffers for reporting his inappropriate behavior towards a young woman in the Senate Fellows Program.

Find the full story HERE.

• California health workers are pushing forward with efforts to slow the opioid epidemic, even without a commitment of federal funds. President Trump declared a public health emergency over opioids last month.

Today's reporting by Ben Adler and Sammy Caiola.